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Buying a Home in 2022? Here’s What You Need To Know.

Buying a Home in 2022? Here’s What You Need To Know.

Whether you’re buying your first home or your next home, it’s a major decision that has both emotional and financial considerations. While you will ultimately need to decide on your own whether you will buy a home in 2022, you should have a professional team on your side that will assist you in reaching your

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Top 20 Factors That May Affect Your Mortgage Approval

Top 20 Factors That May Affect Your Mortgage Approval

  If there’s one thing our team of mortgage planners has learned from their years of experience, it’s that no two mortgages are the same. Even if, on the surface, you think that your situation matches your neighbor, friend, co-worker or parent, it doesn’t take much digging to start finding differences. Since you’re not “just

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The Mortgage Stress Test: What Can You Afford in Victoria, BC?

If the thought of passing the mortgage stress test is bringing back memories of sweating through high school exams, you’re not alone. The government originally introduced a minimum qualifying rate in 2016 to ensure that borrowers would be able to afford their homes even if interest rates rise, incomes change, or families are faced with

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Debt and Inflation: 4 Ways Your Home Can Help You

Does it feel like you’re drowning in debt? Has rising inflation got you down? It’s common to feel stressed when the economy is changing around you. If you own your home, the solution might be right in front of you. Mortgage financing can help you restructure your debt. By giving yourself some breathing room, you’ll

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Hold That Mortgage Rate!

5 things to know about mortgage rate holds in Victoria, BC When interest rates are rising, it’s natural to want to hold or reserve the current mortgage rates until you can find the property that suits you. While that sounds like it should be simple, the actual process is a bit more complicated. There are

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Mortgage Renewal Time – You Have Options

Mortgage Renewal Time – You Have Options

Your mortgage term is nearing its end and you’ve received a renewal offer from your existing mortgage provider. Do you simply sign that mortgage renewal and carry on? You certainly can; however, we suggest you get a second opinion to ensure that what you’re being offered is a great option and, more important, a solution

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